Ezra Parzybok - Principal Consultant
Ezra is a medical cannabis educator, cannabis business consultant and Social Equity Applicant based in Northampton, MA. Following the passing of the 2012 Implementation of an Act for the Humanitarian Use of Medical Marijuana in Massachusetts, he has advised, treated, and guided hundreds of practitioners, patients and their families on the appropriate and effective use of cannabis in all forms.
A veteran educator of science, art, and humanities, Ezra has set out to provide professionalism in the field and fill the education and start-up gap on marijuana in New England and for patients around the country. He is the author of the book, "Cannabis Consulting: Helping Patients, Parents, and Practitioners Understand Medical Marijuana" from the University Press of New England.
Ezra has a Bachelor's degree from the Rhode Island School of Design, and a Master's degree from Bard College. Having been raided by DEA helicopters at his home in Northampton, he is now a Social Equity applicant and also provides pro bono services to other qualifying Social Equity and Economic Empowerment applicants.
Mark Jarvis - Principal Consultant
Mark has an international background in Industrial Applications, Finance, and Transformative Business Development. Mark has extensive experience in operational management and the development of start-ups and fledgling enterprises, specializing in workflow management, systems management, administration, and compliance.
Mark's business development background has enabled him to provide operational and financial advice, and support to a broad spectrum of start-up enterprises in the fields of industrial technology, engineering, economic development, and the recreational cannabis industry.